Posted byat 17th July, 2010
Weekly News Wrap Up – July 16, 1010
FEATURED STORY: On Thursday, Argentina became the first country in Latin America to legalize gay marriage!
This achievement was made additionally significant when the strong presence of the Catholic Church in Latin American countries is taken into account. Read Article Here and Watch Video
How long until other Latin American countries and the United States can follow in their footsteps?
Read more about the Supreme Court, Reproductive Autonomy, Women in today’s Economy and Business, Women’s Rights around the world & Religion…
The Supreme Court:
Women in Business & the Economy:
Reach: Rewarding Achievement, a group that provides tutoring and mentors for underprivileged high school students is courting donations and involvement through Spa days and packages in an effort to encourage contributions by professional women. Read Article Here
Women’s Rights are Human Rights! :
of Afghanistan?This article asks, “If the Taliban were to renege on a promise not to allow Al Qaeda bases, it is easy to imagine that American missiles would once again rain down on the country. Would the West go back to war if the Taliban tore up a promise to allow girls to go to school, women to work?” Read Article Here
is a grave crime against the Roman Catholic Church and provides this “crime” with the same level of punishment as rapist priests. This same document also neglects to create a strict procedure for dealing with allegations of sexual abuse. Read Article Here